One of a team of three New York Times photographers, Ponomarev's work is one of some three thousand entries the competition recieved for judging this year. The photographer's journey below offers some context.
Ein von Sergey Ponomarev (@sergeyponomarev) gepostetes Foto am 26. Feb 2016 um 10:32 Uhr
Along with fellow NYTs colleagues, Mauricio Lima, Tyler Hicks and Daniel Etter, Sergey is a war photographer who portrayed the gripping tale of determined migrants seeking refuge in Europe.
The Pulitzer Prize is one of the most prestigious competitions for photojournalists.